The Carolina Consortium on Human Development at the Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute invites applications for NICHD (NRSA) postdoctoral traineeships. It is anticipated that 1 postdoctoral fellowship will be available. This position will be for one year with an option of a second year that is contingent on satisfactory performance and availability of funding. Advanced training will be provided in the longitudinal study of individuals and families in changing contexts. Consortium mentor faculty have primary appointments in over 20 departments or schools of 4 neighboring universities and colleges (Duke University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and North Carolina State University).
Postdoctoral candidates are expected to have a demonstrated commitment to interdisciplinary longitudinal study and must have completed a terminal degree in their field (e.g., PhD, MD, DrPH, EdD) by the time of their appointment. Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents in accordance with NIH regulations.
A detailed description of the fellowship program and a link to the online application is available on the CCHD website at http://cchd.web.unc.edu/.
The online application requires basic information along with a letter of interest, a statement of the candidate's proposed research with current CCHD faculty members, a curriculum vita, examples of research and/or publications, and three letters of recommendation. Additional information can be found on our website.
APPLICATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED ON A ROLLING BASIS BEGINNING NOVEMBER 11th, 2019
Applicants are encouraged to contact Cathi Propper for further information:
Cathi Propper, Ph.D.
Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
100 East Franklin Street, Suite 200, CB# 8115
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-8115 email@example.com
The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.
Internal Number: 170693
About University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The Carolina Consortium on Human Development (CCHD) is an inter-institutional and multi-disciplinary community of scientists engaged in the advanced study and raining of human development. Guided by the principles of Developmental Science, we recognize the complexity of developmental processes that underlie adjustment, health, and well-being across the phases of life. Through our unique training and research mission, we pursue innovative methods to investigate the biological, cognitive, affective, and social systems that characterize the development of people in contexts, ranging from families to cultures.
Located at the Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CCHD is home to nearly 50 faculty and fellows. CCHD faculty specialize in such disciplines as anthropology, behavioral genetics, clinical psychology, developmental psychology, developmental psychobiology, education, epidemiology, experimental psychology, internal medicine, behavioral neurobiology, nursing, pediatrics, psychiatry, public health, and sociology. Representing multiple disciplines, CDS faculty have primary appointments at UNC-Chapel Hill, UNC-Greensboro, NC State University, and Duke University.